Category Archive for: ‘Supporters’

Humf joins I CAN to launch Chatterbox Challenge 2013!

Children’s communication charity I CAN is proud to announce that it is partnering with loveable children’s brand Humf, from the hit Nick Jr. TV show, with continued support from long-term sponsor Openreach to make the 2013 Chatterbox Challenge even bigger than ever. Aimed at getting under 5s communicating in fun and creative ways, the annual event is open for registration …

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Engage in Education update from a Communication Advisor

It’s hard to believe we’ve been delivering the Engage in Education programme pilot for a whole year. As with any similar programme 2011/12 has been full of changes and developments, with some challenges thrown in for good measure. Communication Advisors (CAs) have delivered training to their locality teams of key workers, volunteers, local project coordinators, and teachers. This has focused …

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Spotlight on SEN

July’s statistical release from the Department for Education shows that SLCN is the most commonly reported special educational need (SEN) among primary school children – more prevalent than autism and dyslexia. This highlights the importance of early identification of children with SLCN. We think that it is vital that all practitioners, across the age range, are given training in how …

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Ain’t No Mountain High Enough for Savills Graduates

Savills Graduates have once again made a terrific start to their 2012/13 fundraising campaign in support of I CAN’s Meath School. July saw a second team from Savills successfully complete the Three Peaks Challenge in a time of 23 hours 20 minutes.  Ed Barraclough summed it up beautifully, “We had to overcome quite a few obstacles on the way but …

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Help raise money for I CAN with Give as you Live

With Give as you Live, thousands of leading brands including John Lewis, Play.com and Expedia have all signed up to donate to I CAN a percentage of every purchase you make online – all at no cost to you. Simply visit: http://www.ican.org.uk/giveasyoulive and discover and download Give as you Live. When you download Give as you Live you’ll never miss a chance …

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